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UN Secretary- General and young activists in heart-to-heart for nuclear disarmament
50-day countdown to Climate Week NYC begins
Committee on Elimination of Racial Discrimination Opens One Hundred and Seventh Session in Geneva
Statement from Leader of Opposition 8 August
Crisis and fragility of democracy in world
United Kingdom: Accelerate structural reforms to keep recovery on track
UN Secretary-General to hear from youth on advancing nuclear disarmament on Hiroshima atomic bombing anniversary
Statement by OECD Secretary-General on climate finance trends to 2020
End-of-Mission Statement of UN Special Committee to Investigate Israeli Practices
74th World Assembly and OMEP International Conference – Children’s Rights
TIO Board Chair Professor Hon. Michael Lavarch AO reappointed for three-year term
Governments seen as reliable post-pandemic but giving citizens greater voice is critical to strengthening trust, says OECD
International tax reform: Multilateral Convention to implement Pillar One on track for delivery by mid-2023
Human Rights Council Adopts Four Texts, Including Extending Mandate on Libya
Human Rights Council Concludes Fiftieth Regular Session after Adopting 23 Resolutions and One Decision
UNITAR Mentored and Hosted Final Project Presentations of UNITAR-Franklin University Switzerland Master Of Science
UNAOC and UNOSAT Launch Interactive Map of Religious Sites in Sweden
High Commissioner updates Human Rights Council: Ukraine
Slovenia: accelerate structural reforms to keep recovery on track
Annual thematic panel discussion on technical cooperation and capacity-building
Independent International Commission of Inquiry on Syrian Arab Republic
Heads of OECD and FAO emphasise importance of peace and transforming our agrifood systems for guaranteeing access to food
UN to act for global road safety
Estonia: focus on structural reforms will underpin and boost recovery
Human Rights Council Panel on adverse effects of climate change on human rights of people in vulnerable situations
Human Rights Committee Opens One-Hundred and Thirty-Fifth Session
Time to lead by example, UN expert says: UN Secretary-General’s Action Agenda on Internal Displacement
Commencement Address by UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet
Taking forward UN Secretary-General’s Action Agenda on Internal Displacement
Ireland to present draft declaration to protect civilians from explosive weapons in populated areas
Israel’s blockade of Gaza hits 15 years with no diplomatic resolution in sight
OECD 2022 Ministerial Statement and outcomes
As rains fail again, catastrophic hunger looms over Somalia
Global plastic waste set to almost triple by 2060, says OECD
Visit to Indonesia for Annual Leaders’ Meeting
International Development Commitments Must Resonate Beyond Electoral Cycles
Bringing benefits of digital agriculture to all: FAO joins Digital Public Goods Alliance
Speech to Pacific Islands Forum Secretariat
Statement by Sima Bahous, UN Women Executive Director, on killing of Shireen Abu Akleh
Statement on Afghanistan, by Ms Sima Bahous, UN Women Executive Director
Digital technologies: key accelerator of agrifood systems transformation and rural development
Making common cause
‘CUT CRAP’: Climate Council responds to dodgy climate claims from Liberal-National Party
As World Forestry Congress opens, FAO advocates for vital role of trees and forests
Sustainable Mountains: FAO calls for transformative response to climate threat
OECD countries advancing slowly on sustainable development targets by 2030
UN Women statement for International Girls in ICT Day 2022: Access and Safety
Jordan’s Princess Basma bint Ali named FAO Goodwill Ambassador for Near East and North Africa